Genoa 0-2 Juventus ( Claudio Marchisio, Milos Krasic)
First half goals from Claudio Marchisio and Milos Krasic gave Juventus a 2-0 win over Genoa in this early Sunday kickoff.
The result kept Juventus within striking ground of their Serie A title opponents. Continue reading
Here is a stunning goal from French midfielder Jeremy Menez for AS Roma in his side’s Serie A game against Udinese on November 20, 2010.
Roma eventually won the game 2-0 ( Menez scored the first goal)
Jeremy Menez wonderful solo goal- Roma vs Udinese video. Continue reading
Former Liverpool and Ajax star Jari Litmanen became the oldest ever scorer in European qualifier when he netted in Finland’s 8-0 thrashing of San Marino.
Litmanen, who is nearly 40, broke a fifteen year old record held by the Republic of Ireland’s John Aldridge.
Finland scored seven times in the second half to thrash San Marino 8-0. Continue reading
Newcastle United have been dealt a blow by the news that versatile midfielder Ryan Taylor has been ruled out for the next three months with ankle damage. Taylor suffered the injury when he collided in training with defender Sol Campbell.
Taylor, who can play as both a right midfielder and a right back, will miss all of Newcastle’s upcoming games in November and December and possibly January too.
Taylor has made four appearances for the Magpies this season and joins a growing injury list that already includes Kazenga LuaLua, Hatem Ben Arfa and Steve Harper.
Struggling Schalke 04 secured a much needed Bundesliga victory as they beat St.Pauli 3-0. Former Real Madrid star Raul scored a brace for the Royal Blues as they climbed out of the bottom three with a 3-0 win.
Schalke 1-0 St.Pauli ( Raul)
Schalke 2-0 St.Pauli ( K.J. Huntelaar)
Schalke 3-0 St.Pauli ( Raul)
The victory was only Schalke’s second one in the Bundesliga this season. Continue reading